Tila Tequila Biography

Updated On Feb 15, 2019 Published On Nov 22, 2015
Facts of Tila Tequila
Date of Birth: 1981 , October-24
Birth Nation: Singapore
Height: 4 Feet 11 inch
Name Tila Tequila
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Houston, Texas, U.S.
Profession Acting, Modelling
Net Worth $1.5 Million USD
Body Measurements 30C-21-31 (Bust-Waist-Hip)
Breast Size 30 in
Waist size 21 in
Hip Size 31 in
Neck Size 8
Shoe Size 9
Weight in KG 57 kg
Married Yes
Married to Thomas Paxton Whitaker
Education Alief Hastings High School
Online Presence Facebook,Twitter,Wikipedia
Movies Masterminds as Monae (2013)
TV Show $h*! My Dad Says
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Asian beauty queen Tila Tequila is Vietnamese and French descent and she is popular for being model, television personality, writer and blogger from the United States. She is also known for being actress, singer, and songwriter.

Childhood, Age, and Education

Born as Thien Thanh Thi Nguyen on October 24, 1981, in Singapore to French-Vietnamese mother and Vietnamese father, Tila was raised in the middle-class family along with her two older brothers. She is American.

She finished her graduation from Alief Hastings High School in 2000.

How old is Tila Tequila?

As of 2019, Tila is 37 years old.

Engagement, Husband

On 9th of December 2009, Tila got engaged with Casey Johnson, a patient of Type I Diabetes. Casey is mainly an heiress, socialite, and celebrant.

She was happy to have love affairs with her and also expressed her desire to get married to her and be her loving spouse soon but on 4th of February 2010, Casey died of diabetic ketoacidosis.

Dating Boyfriend Thomas Paxton Whitaker 

As of 2019, Tequila is in a relationship with American musician poet Thomas Paxton Whitaker (born 1971). The couple began dating in 2013 and are going good in their relationship.

Does she have children?

She is a mother to two children. She announced her pregnancy with first child on April 18, 2014, and gave birth on November 16, 2014. They named the daughter  Isabella Monroe Nguyen.

Likewise, in March 2018, she revealed her pregnancy with the second child, a daughter named Annabelle, who she gave birth in September 2018.

Professional Career: Movies & TV Shows

After being graduated from Alief Hastings High School, Tila was scouted by the Playboy scout and was offered to model nude for the Playboy magazine. Within a year, she became the first Asian Cyber Girl of the Month. She was once in the cover of the Import Tuner magazine.

Her musical career began in 2006 after signing a recording contract with Will.I.Am music group and she finally released her first single on 27th of February 2007. She is also seen in television shows several times and she has also played the role of Monae in the movie, Masterminds.

What is Tila Tequila's net worth?

She has been earning a massive amount of salary and her net worth is $1.5 million as of 2019. Back in 2016, her total assets were worth $500thousand.

 

Tila Tequila facts on timeline

Born in Singapore

October 24 , 1981

Born as Thien Thanh Thi Nguyen in Singapore to French-Vietnamese mother and Vietnamese father, Tila was raised in the middle class family along with her two older brothers. She is American. She is of four feet and eleven inch tall. 

Moved to Houston, Texas

1982

Tila Tequila was born in Singapore to French-Vietnamese mother and Vietnamese father. Her parents moved to Singapore because of Vietnam War and they finally settled in Houston, Texas when she was just a year old. 

Suffered a miscarriage

1997

When she was in her high school, she used to enter the night club showing her sisters identification card. During that time, she also lost her virginity and she also became pregnant afterwards. However, she suffered the miscarriage few months late. 

Was signed by Playboy

2001

After being graduated from Alief Hastings High School, Tila was scouted by the Playboy scout and was offered to model nude for the Playboy magazine. Initially, she also did the test shoot and she finally signed them and moved to Southern California. 

Became first Asian Cyber Girl of the Month

2002

She also made some history in Playboy magazine for being the Asian girl. After featuring on the Playboy's Cyber Girl, she was named the first Asian Cyber Girl of the Month. She also took several photo shoots with them.

Signed a contract with WillIAm music group

2006

At the age of 20, she began working for the rock music and she also appeared in some of the music videos. Her musical career began since 2006 after signing a recording contract with Will.I.Am music group. 

Appeared in the movie, I Now Pronounce You Chuck and Larry

2007

After she began her first single to gained lots of fame and she also began appearing in several sports shows. Finally in 2007, she also appeared in the movie, I Now Pronounce You Chuck and Larry. There she appeared as the Hotters girl. 

Engaged with Casey Johnson

December 9 , 2009

On 9th of December 2009, Tila got engaged with Casey Johnson, a patient of Type I Diabetes. Casey is mainly an heiress, socialite and celebrant. Some of the pictures from her engagement were also published and she was found wearing the engagement ring. 

Casey Johnson died

February 4 , 2010

She got engaged with heiress, socialite and celebrant, Casey Johnson on 9th of December 2009 but this engagement didn't last that long. On 4th of February 2010, Casey died of diabetic ketoacidosis. She died because of her negligence to take her medicine. 

First child, Isabella Monroe Nguyen

November 16 , 2014

In the mid 2014, she posted the picture of her being pregnant in her own Facebook page and she announced that she was expecting her first child. She finally welcomed it on 16th of November 2014 and it was a baby girl and she named her Isabella Monroe Nguyen. 

Began dating Erik Apple

September 10 , 2015

After the death of her fiancé, Casey Johnson she was not seen with any one till the mid 2015 with an exception of her being pregnant in 2014 and giving birth to her first child, however, on 10th of September 2015, she revealed that she has been dating Erik Apple for few months. 

Honored by Maxim magazine

2008

Besides being honored with the several prestigious awards, she has also been listed in several hot listings. In 2008, she was honored by the Maxim magazine; they honored her by listing her in their lists of Hot 100 of 2008. 

Won The Soup Awards

2007

She has been nominated in lots of prestigious awards and she has also won some of them. In 2007, she was nominated in The Soup Awards for the first time in her life and she won it for being the Entertainer of the Year.